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Kasi Russell-Lodrigue

Adjunct Assistant Professor


Phone: (979) 845-5941

Mailstop: 4467

Department: VTPB

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  • Diplomate , American College of Laboratory Animal Medicine 2008
  • Ph.D. Veterinary Microbiology, Texas A&M University 2006
  • D.V.M. Veterinary Medicine, Louisiana State University 2000

Scholarly Interests

Development and characterization of animal models of respiratory diseases, particularly zoonotic diseases. Current research includes development and characterization of various animal models of acute Q fever, development of Q fever diagnostics and evaluation of Q fever vaccines.


Clinical and pathologic changes in a guinea pig aerosol challenge model of acute Q fever.
Russell-Lodrigue KE, Zhang GQ, McMurray DN, Samuel JE
Infect Immun. 2006 74(11):6085-91.

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